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2015-02-06 12:23:02

First Official LP in More than 50 Years to be Released February 14, 2015 BOSTON, Feb.

2011-04-01 15:34:00

HAMPTON, Va., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The smallpox epidemic of 1721 held fear and promise for Boston's physicians and theologians.

2009-10-02 16:37:00

HAMPTON, Va., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It was the tempest after the tea party and one of the lesser-known events that shaped the beginning of the American Revolution. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Tuesday, Oct.

2009-04-08 13:51:00

Defensive tackle Tank Johnson has signed a one-year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. Last season, the five-year NFL veteran struggled when he was made a nose tackle in the Dallas Cowboys' 3-4 defensive scheme and was not re-signed.

2009-02-16 18:25:44

Scottish singer Gerry Rafferty has been missing since vanishing in August from a hospital where he was being treated for liver failure, his friends said. The Daily Telegraph reported Monday that the 61-year-old recording artist has been battling an addiction to alcohol and was admitted to St.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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